Topic: Smart Power Systems with Grid for Vehicles
1. “A Win-win of Smart Grids and Electric Vehicles”, Professor Kai Strunz, Technical University of Berlin, Germany
2. “FP7-project GRID-4-VEHICLES (G4V): Key conclusions and a roadmap towards a mass market for EV’s” Thomas Theisen and Thomas Wiedemann, RWE Deutschland AG, Germany.
3. “Fast Charging of Electric Vehicles” Hector Zelaya De La Parra, ABB Corporate, Sweden
4. “SmartParks in Smart Grids” Professor Ganes Kumar Venayagamoorthy, Director: Real-Time Power and Intelligent Systems Laboratory, Missouri University of Science and Technology, USA.
Affiliation: Chalmers University of Technology | Professor in Sustainable Electric Power Systems
Biography:Lina Bertling holds the Chair of Professor in Sustainable Electric Power Systems and is the Head of the Division of Electric Power Engineering, at the Department of Energy and Environment, at Chalmers University of Technology, in Gothenburg, Sweden, since January 2009.
She has been with Svenska Kraftnät, i.e. the Swedish Transmission Systems Operator, during 2007-2009, and as a manager of the Research and Development from 2008. She has been with the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), School of Electrical Engineering, in Stockholm, during 1997-2009, where she became Associate Professor in 2008, and finalized her Ph.D. in 2002 on reliability-centered maintenance for electric power distribution systems. She has been visiting researcher at the University of Saskatchewan during the spring semester 2000, and a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Toronto, and associated with Kinectrics Inc. during 2002/2003.
Her research interests include the evolution of the electric power systems into Smart Grid and the application of probabilistic methods for reliability analysis and maintenance management. Dr. Bertling is the Chair of the Swedish PE/PEL Chapter, and the Vice Chair of the IEEE PES Subcommittee on Risk, Reliability and Probability Applications (RRPA).
She is a member of the Editorial board of the IEEE Transactions of Smart Grid. She was General Chair of the first IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies (ISGT) Europe Conference, in Gothenburg, 2010. She has been a member of the IEEE Sweden Section board during 2005-2007. She is a member of the Swedish National Committee of Ciréd and the World Energy Council, and a member of Cigré. She is a member of the Scientific Board of the Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency (MSB) and a Board member of the Swedish Wind Power Center hosted by Chalmers University of Technology. She has been appointed as a member of the advisory council of the Energy Markets Inspectorate.
Address: Gothenburg, Sweden